What If The Yellowstone Volcano Erupted? Why is NASA Worried? To Drill to Stop Yellowstone From Erupting

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Beneath Yellowstone National Park in the western United States, lies a hot, upwelling plume of mantle. Heat from the mantle melts the overlying rocks and the resulting magma pools close to Earth’s surface. Areas such as these are known as volcanic hotspots. [Read more…]